Professional Membership

“As a direct result of the Major Events Summit …..we are now working on the Netball World Cup”
- Richard Hughes, Director, Drone Seeker


This is designed as the first level of MEI support, ensuring both parties are “invested” in the relationship meaning actions are completed and there is a real sense of momentum.

  • An affordable sliding scale, based on employee numbers
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Access to key decision makers

  • Access to buyers and key decision makers from event organisers via 3 summits (non-members can only attend 1 summit without becoming a member)
  • Access to collaboration and consortia projects with other suppliers;
  • Invitations to partake in Trade Missions at discounted rates; 40% savings on summits and Missions

Increased profile amongst key decision makers

  • Active participation at Summits. Members always get priority to take a leadership/facilitation role where this is appropriate to achieve the Summit objectives;
  • Greater awareness of Member capability is delivered via the Member Symposium, routine networking and Member led seminars;
  • Promotional opportunities in the Annual Major Events Handbook at discounted rates. 40% saving on an ad page-£600
  • Automatic entry into the Major Events Awards

Market intelligence and insight

  • 2 x 90 minute workshops/consulting clinics designed to review business strategy, desired outcomes and relevance of market positioning and support materials.
  • A members only MEI newsletter full of insight and opportunities
  • Regular ‘opportunity’ alerts
  • Access to a 5 year sports calendar and information on available procurement portals